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Moving to Campus

Fall 2013

Welcome to the University of Kentucky and Undergraduate Housing! You have made an excellent choice by choosing to live on campus! The University community has been working very hard this summer in anticipation of your arrival.

Please review the information below and in the "Moving to Campus" links to the right. Enjoy the remainder of your summer and we look forward to seeing you soon!

Move-In Dates and Times

Early Move-In (Sorority, Marching Band, international student orientation)

Living Learning Program

Freshmen, Transfer Students, Returning Students

Map and Directions

Move-In Map (a copy of this map will be mailed to you in early August)

Directions to the unloading area for your residence are now available.

Other Helpful Information

Visit the Parking page for information about parking permits and the designated parking areas during move-in. What to Bring contains information about refrigerator size, microwave wattage, linen sizes, etc. What Not to Bring contains a listing of items that are not permitted in the residence halls. Please be aware of the Visitation Restrictions During Opening. Six Easy Steps provides an overview of the move-in process and contains some tips for moving into your new home away from home at UK!

Like us on Facebook for additional information about Move-In.


Bed Lofting

If you live in one of the qualifying residential facilities, you can submit a FIXIT request to have your bed lofted. When submitting your information, please provide residential facility name and room number with details about which bed is to be lofted. All orders must be submitted before August 1st. A $75 service charge will be applied to your student billing account for the installation. There is a $40 fee for adjustments after installation. A $75 fee will be charged if the student transfers rooms. Lofting includes a safety rail, but a ladder will be made available upon request only.

Qualifying residential facilities are as follows:

  • Bladwin
  • Holmes
  • Ingels
  • Roselle
  • Smith
  • Blanding & Kirwan Towers (22nd floor only)


A Look At Move-In 2012